down-at-the-heel

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
shut down abandon , cease , close , idle , stop
calm down abate , cool , quell , subside
quiet down abate , mitigate , mollify , pacify
defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles ABM , antiballistic missile
tool or machine used for wearing down or smoothing or polishing abradant , abrader
substance that abrades or wears down abradant , abrasive , abrasive material
rock, wear down or rub away by friction as a abrade , corrade
wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice abrasion , attrition , detrition , grinding
cork in bottle of champagne, wire cage holding down agraffe , coiffe
put down by force allay , quash , quell
lane down which a bowling ball is rolled toward pins alley , bowling alley , skittle alley
common shrub of Canada and northeastern United States having shoots scattered with rust-colored down Alnus rugosa , speckled alder
glacier that moves down from a high valley Alpine glacier , Alpine type of glacier
common creeper in North America with a down-curved bill American creeper , brown creeper , Certhia americana
compound, breaking down a analysis
weak, watered-down anemic , anodyne , insipid
pull down annihilate , demolish , destroy , dismantle , lower , raze , wreck
low-growing perennial herb having leaves with whitish down and clusters of small white flowers Antennaria dioica , cat's feet , cat's foot , pussytoes
geological fold sloping down on both sides from crest anticline
verbally put down attack
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